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Valerie E. Lipetz, MD


Dr. Lipetz received her medical degree with honors from the University of Colorado in 1988. She also has an M.A. in Biology and a B.A. in Psychology from CU.

She is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and has been practicing locally since 1991. Dr. Lipetz enjoys practicing the full spectrum of outpatient general internal medicine. Except for four years in Denver for medical school and a three-year residency in Portland, she has called Boulder home since 1958.

An active community volunteer, Dr. Lipetz has served as president of the American Heart Association's Boulder County Division and BCH's Medical Staff. She serves as the Chief Medical Officer for the Boulder Community Health's clinics and continues to be extremely active in Medical Staff affairs.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her children, horseback riding, reading, hiking, and cooking.

Affiliations Internal Medicine Associates of Boulder
  • Medical School
  • University of Colorado
  • Residency
  • Providence Medical Center
  • 09/12/2023

    Very impressive Care.

  • 08/31/2023

    I feel very fortunate to have Dr. Lipetz as my primary care doctor. She is very compassionate and always listens to my concerns.

  • 08/30/2023

    Dr. Lipetz is the best doctor I've ever had (and I'll be 70 in December). She's thorough, kind, professional and always welcoming.

  • 08/18/2023

    Dr Lipetz is a truly excellent, caring and competent doctor who has my complete trust.